Rahul Arun Shimpi, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Dept of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-1817
Email address rahul.shimpi@duke.edu

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett’s esophagus, Esophageal motility disorders, and general Gastroenterology.

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Medical Resident and Fellow, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2007
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001


Shimpi, RA, George, J, Jowell, P, and Gress, FG. "Staging of esophageal cancer by EUS: staging accuracy revisited." Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 66, no. 3 (September 2007): 475-482.

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Shah, KM, Pavey, DA, Shimpi, RA, and Gress, FG. "Radiofrequency Ablation for Dysplastic Barrett's Esophagus Including Post-PDT Salvage Therapy Using the HALO360 and HALO90 Ablation Systems - The Duke Experience.": Elsevier BV, April 2007.

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Shimpi, RA, George, J, Yerrabapu, S, Jowell, PS, and Gress, FG. "Staging of esophageal cancer using high-frequency ultrasound (HFUS): A preliminary analysis." September 2006.


Shimpi, RA, Ho, S, Branch, MS, Jowell, PS, Baillie, J, and Gress, FG. "The Diagnostic Utility of Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and ERCP in Evaluating Patients with Idiopathic Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis (IARP): An Update." Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 63, no. 5 (April 2006): AB262-AB262.

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Shimpi, RA, George, J, Yerrabapu, S, Ho, S, Jowell, PS, and Gress, F. "Staging Esophageal Cancer Using Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS): Staging Accuracy Revisited." Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 63, no. 5 (April 2006): AB279-AB279.

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Shimpi, RA, Griffin, J, Granger, CB, Califf, RM, Van de Werf, FJJ, Simes, RJ, and Muir, AJ. "Predictors of gastrointestinal bleeding in patients receiving thrombolytic therapies for acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction." April 2004.


Shimpi, RA. "Low-molecular-weight heparins and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors with percutaneous coronary intervention in acute coronary syndromes." J Invasive Cardiol 15, no. 8 (August 2003): 460-465. (Review)